Applicability of Xpert MTB/RIF assay for routine diagnosis of tuberculosis: a four-year single-center experience


ÇELİK C. , Gotzel M. G. , BAKICI M. Z. , BERK S. , ÖZŞAHİN S. L. , GÜLTÜRK E.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.45, ss.1329-1334, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1407-56
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1329-1334

Özet

Background/aim: The aim of this study is to assess the Xpert MTB/RIF assay for diagnosis of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in clinical samples and to compare the results by reference to the diagnostic method, Bactec MGIT 960.